Text Book Information & Purchasing

Bucks County Community College is committed to providing all students with the best education and resources possible.  Most courses have handouts, manuals (non-published text) and/or published text books.  Courses that have handouts or manuals (non-published text books) will be provide as part of the course by the Bucks County Community College.  Some courses however require a published text book, these courses will require the student to have purchased a published text for the first day of class.  It is recommended that if a published text has a published workbook or published study guide the student purchases them for their benefit however not all classes require or have one available.  Below you will find a list of recommended places to purchase published text(s); however you can find them elsewhere if you choose.

For published text book information for Accredited Professional Certification see the General Accreditation Information forms for each of the levels under Accredited Professional Certification Prerequisites.

The Bucks County Community College Book Store carries a number of the published text books and can contacted for availability of materials. 

Bucks County Community College – Book Store
275 Swamp Road
Newtown, PA 18940
Website: www.bucks.edu/life/bookstore
Phone: (215) 968-8494     Fax: (215) 504-8575

List of Manual Publishers & Contact Information

 

IFSTA Manuals 

Lancaster County Firemans’ Association
632 East Oregon Road
Lititz, Pennsylvania 17543
Website: www.lcfa.com
Phone: (717) 581-5467     Fax: (717) 394-1254

 

Jones & Bartlett Manuals 

Lancaster County Firemans’ Association
632 East Oregon Road
Lititz, Pennsylvania 17543
Website: www.lcfa.com
Phone: (717) 581-5467     Fax: (717) 394-1254
 
Jones & Bartlett Publishers, LLC
40 Tall Pine Drive
Sudbury, Massachusetts 01776
Website: www.jbpub.com
Phone: (800) 832-0034     Fax: (978) 443-8000

 

Delmar (Cengage Learning) Manuals

Western PA Fireman’s Association
P.O. Box 504
New Kensington, Pennsylvania 15068
Website: www.wpfa.org
Phone: (724) 339-1017     Fax: (724) 339-0445

 

VFIS Manuals

VFIS
183 Leader Heights Road, P.O. Box 2726
York, Pennsylvania 17405
Website: www.vfis.com
Phone: (717) 741-0911

 

Fire Police Manuals

Somerset Cambria Fire Police Association
C/O: Training Manual Coordinator
1190 Florida Ave
Johnstown, PA 15902
Website: www.scfpassn.com
Phone: (814) 266-8975

  

American Heart Association (AHA) Manuals

CPR Heart Starters Inc. Safety Training
104 East Pennsylvania Ave
Feasterville, PA 19053
Website: www.cprheartstarters.com
Phone: (888) 700-0072     Fax: (215) 322-1787
 
Laerdal Medical Corporation
167 Myers Corners Road
Wappingers Falls, New York 12590
Website: www.laerdal.com
Phone: (877) 523-7325     Fax: (800) 227-1143

 

CMC Rescue Manuals

CMC Rescue
PO Box 6870
Santa Barbara, California 93160
Website:  www.cmcrescue.com
Phone: (805) 562-9860     Fax: (805) 562-8260

  

Elsevier (Mosby) Manuals

Elsevier
3251 Riverport Lane
Maryland Heights, MO 63043
Website: www.us.elsevierhealth.com
Phone: (800) 545-2522     Fax: (800) 535-9935